The Extensions Specialists Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does extensions all over Arborfield Cross, RG2 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of extensions over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in Arborfield Cross
Most extensions are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free Extensions Consultation
We offer free extensions consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders?
- Specialists in extensions in extensions area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the right cost is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of lots of items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included